The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 89 Answers

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  1. What momentous event happened in New Zealand on 19 September 1893? (Women gained the right to vote)

 

  1. Beauty’s Reward, Key of Pleasure and Heart’s Reviver are varieties of what? (tulip)

 

  1. What is the English name for the country named Sverige? (Sweden)

 

  1. What do the initials of the political party ACT stand for? (Association of Consumers and Taxpayers)

 

  1. In the 19th century Land Wars, more Maori fought against the government forces than with them. True or False? (False)

 

  1. Which English football team is known as The Foxes? (Leicester City)

 

  1. How many millimetres in a kilometre? (one million)

 

  1. Which duo sang Goodness Gracious Me in the film The Millionairess? (Peter Sellars and Sophia Loren)

 

  1. Complete the Shakespeare line Some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them

 

  1. Which political figure from Tudor times is the leading character in Hilary Mantel’s books Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies? (Thomas Cromwell)